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This page only shows primary logo variants.
For other related logos and images, see:
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Contents

Internet Explorer 1.0 and 2.0 logo Microsoft Internet Explorer 2 logo Internet Explorer 3 logo and wordmark Internet Explorer 4 & 5 Internet Explorer 6 logo
1995–2006 1995–2006 1996–2006 1997–2006 2001–2004
 
IE7 Beta 1 icon Internet Explorer logo 2007 IE9 Internet Explorer 10
2004–2005 2005–2011 2011–2012 2012–2015

Microsoft Internet Explorer 1

1995

Internet Explorer 1.0 and 2.0 logo

Microsoft Internet Explorer 2

1995–1996

Microsoft Internet Explorer 2 logo

Microsoft Internet Explorer 3

1996–1997

Internet Explorer 3 logo and wordmark

Microsoft Internet Explorer 4 – 7 Beta

1997–2001

Internet Explorer 1997 logo

In Internet Explorer 5.0, the famous logo was fully implemented everywhere. This logo was used as the IE6 and IE7 Beta "mshtml.dll" Desktop mode icon.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 – 7 Beta

2001–2006

Internet Explorer 6 logo

This logo is still used on the Internet Explorer help page, & as a PowerPoint icon.

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Beta

2004–2005 (unused)

IE7 Beta 1 icon

This was the original logo of Internet Explorer 7 during part of the beta phase before being changed in late 2005, & seen on Longhorn builds 4069-5259.

Windows Internet Explorer 7 – 8

2005–2011

Internet Explorer logo 2007

Microsoft Internet Explorer was rebranded to Windows Internet Explorer during the release of Windows Vista. This logo was used for IE7 and IE8. A slogan called "Have you had a break today?" was made due to the launch of Windows Live.

Windows Internet Explorer 9

2011–present

IE9

This is used as a primary logo on Windows 7/10, & as as a secondary logo on Windows 8.x (only on the Start screen).

Internet Explorer 10 – 11

2012–2015

Internet Explorer 10

This logo is used for the Metro/Modern UI style version of Internet Explorer 10 and 11 on Windows 8.x and Windows RT. Also used on Windows Phone since Internet Explorer 9. Notice that this logo also looks a lot like the 1997 logo, which used to be flat 2D. This is used as a primary logo on Windows 8.x. This is used as a secondary logo on Windows 7/10. You can find this logo on Windows 7/8.x/10 by opening Internet Explorer, clicking the settings icon, and clicking "About Internet Explorer".

In Windows 10 Technical Preview Build 10049, The default browser was changed to IE's successor browser called Microsoft Edge. In 2015, Internet Explorer was discontinued, but receives maintenance only on Internet Explorer 11.


Internet Explorer
Microsoft Edge

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